LIVERMORE, Calif., July 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Rob Alston, CEO of Access, recently announced three new additions to the company's executive team to meet the company's ongoing market expansion, growing workforce and client base. Tony Skarupa has joined the company as its new Chief Financial Officer, Mike Williams has been named to the new position of Chief People Officer, and Brad Turner will assume the newly created role of Chief Commercial Officer.
"We're thrilled to welcome Tony, Brad and Mike aboard during this exciting period of growth for Access," Alston said. "Each of them will be instrumental in shaping the future of our company as we continue to grow and strive to fulfill our mission: To advance how the world manages information with the very best service."
Tony Skarupa will focus on Access' global finance and accounting functions, leveraging his extensive experience to lead this group. Prior to joining Access, Tony held significant leadership roles with KPMG, the Advisory Board Company and CapitalSource. Most recently, he was the Chief Financial Officer of the Brickman Group, a private equity sponsored services business in the construction and landscape maintenance industry.
Leading the company's Human Resources group, Mike Williams will employ his experience with strategic planning, talent management, policy development and employee engagement to meet the company's objectives toward the goal of Access being recognized as one of the very best places to work. Before joining Access, he served as Vice President of Human Resources at Trinity Industries and also held senior-level positions for several successful companies.
As the company's Chief Commercial Officer, Brad will lead the sales and marketing teams, as well as oversee and manage all aspects of Access' digital products division. Brad joins Access after having held several senior-level leadership positions, including Vice President of Global Sales Strategy at IHS, Vice President and General Manager of Harris Corporation's media software business and Operating Director at Berkshire Partners.
These three C-level additions come at a time of significant growth for Access as the company recently completed its 100th acquisition, which included expansion into 13 new U.S. markets. Access now serves every major United States market, as well as Brazil, Costa Rica, Panama, and Trinidad and Tobago. The company's European affiliate – The Oasis Group – serves the U.K., Ireland, the Netherlands and Belgium.
Access is the largest privately held records and information management (RIM) services provider in the world. Access is a trusted partner to clients spanning multiple industries and over 66 U.S. markets and in Latin America and the Caribbean. Unlike traditional document storage options or technology offerings that only provide a partial solution, Access provides comprehensive solutions with the very best service that advance the way its 27,500 clients manage information.
With a complete suite of services including records storage and document management, data protection, digital access solutions, secure destruction and compliance services, the valuable business services Access provides allow clients to focus on their core businesses while reducing the costs and risks associated with document retention, management and final disposition.